April 10, 2011
Lela Marie Goodell, 86, of Honolulu, a retired archivist and librarian at Hawaiian Mission Children’s Society Library, died in Honolulu. She was born in Milford, Iowa. She is survived by sons Dwane, Merle and Roger; daughter Bonnie; brothers Wendell and Ronald Williams; sisters Jean Bruning, Anna Wagner, Ruth McNelly and Margaret Drake; and three grandchildren. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Saturday on the grounds of Hawaiian Mission Houses Museum, 553 S. King St. Donations suggested to Hawaiian Historical Society, 560 Kawaiahao St., Honolulu, HI 96813; Hawaiian Mission Children’s Society Library, 553 S. King St., Honolulu, HI 96813; or Planned Parenthood, 1350 S. King St., Honolulu, HI 96814. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.